Travel Blogs from Gros Islet
... our stern. When I replied, he was almost emotional that he had found us yet again. We sailed the rest of the journey in loose formation all the way to St Lucia.
The third boat that we encountered was another large cargo boat, I was asleep at the time so Laura and Rob after seeing the vessel on the AIS contacted them and sorted out headings by contacting them on the VHF radio and talked with the crew to avoid conflict. We passed within 1 nm.
... and swimming and then we retired to the pool for sunset cocktails. Overwhelmed with the joys of this paradise we just keep floating around telling each other how much we love one another, our experiences here and our lives together. Then paradise got even better when Steven choose this moment to ask me to be his wife, stolen by the wonders and beauty of the moment he threw out the formalities of the 'right’ way to propose and made me the happiest woman alive. ...
... but I couldn't do all the climbing of steps etc in between lines.
Back to Castries and, guess what, it's Sunday and most of the shops are shut. I managed to buy the obligatory tat and also a cocoa stick. Recipe as follows:-
Grate 1 tablespoon per cup, ...
... Fortune, some 850 feet tall. The views on the way up were breathtaking.
At the top we saw some of the old barracks and the jail that was used by the fort in the late 18th century. The barracks are actually now used as classrooms for the local school.
When we stopped at the jail, the vendor there showed us a calabash shell. The fruit is not edible. The calabash shell is used for bowls or plates, it is purely utilitarian. It ...
... Our "rig" is all setup and ready
to go. Take a look at our pictures. We will be pulling a small trailer
with two scooters in that we can tool around on. As well as taking our
bikes . Check out "scooter mama" and who by the end of the year will be
"scooter grandma". Our first stop will be Tennessee
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